A comprehensive introduction to the politics of the environment and the development of environmental knowledge.... that an autonomous world of nature has largely ceased to exist in any meaningful sense (Turner 1996; Haila 1997). ... In the words of Bill McKibben: How can there be a mystique of the rain now that every drop - even the drops that fall as snow on ... beyond our control - it is now a category like the defense budget or the minimum wage, a problem we must work out. ... realm of non- human nature.2 Early on in the 1950s there was the mercury poisoning in Minimata Bay in Japan which, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Making of Green Knowledge|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2001-11-29|